Metropolitan Family Services empowers families to learn, to earn, to heal, to thrive. Part mentor, part motivator, part advocate, since 1857, Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change that empowers families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities. Metropolitan is Illinois’ first comprehensive human services agency and reaches more than 72,000 individuals and families in Chicago, Evanston/Skokie, the southwest suburbs and DuPage County with services promoting education, economic stability, emotional wellness and empowerment.
We are now hiring for a full-time Program Supervisor to join our Midway team!
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Administers all aspects of a program including quality of service, personnel matters, maintaining contact with community groups, collaborating with community agencies, and assisting the Community Schools Director when required.
Responsible for maintaining quality and quantity of services. Keeps abreast of program service needs and participates in the planning.
Responsible for all personnel matters within program including hiring, employee relations, performance improvement, assigning, and terminating of staff.
Participates in the planning of program OST program plan.
Recommends program budget to Director.
Assures appropriate integrations of multi-service, multi-disciplinary, and systems approach to program.
Develops and maintains contacts with community groups relating to program needs.
Works collaboratively with other program supervisors to carry out department goals.
Works effectively with diverse staff and service populations.
Master's Degree in Social Work or related field required
Minimum of 3-5 years supervisory experience.
Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)
Must have access to a vehicle, valid driver’s license, proof of insurance to perform essential job functions.
Proficient in collaborating with community partners.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must be versatile in supervisory and administrative skills.
Must have the ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.
Metropolitan Family Services offers a very generous benefits packet to our professionals:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medical Coverage: HMO, Traditional PPO, or PPO w/ HSA contributions.
Dental and Vision Insurance Options
11 paid Holidays
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Training and Professional Development Plan with E- Learning
Metropolitan Family Services is an accredited nonprofit agency that has more than 800 full and part-time professional staff dedicated to providing quality services by empowering families to learn, to earn, to heal, and to thrive. We value our professionals for serving as a mentor, a motivator, and advocate to families in need. Since 1857 Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change t...hat empowers Chicago and Suburban- area families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities.